Neo-Liberal Globalism and Social Sustainable Globalisation

Edited by Eva Nieuwenhuys, Leiden University

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€102,00
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ISBN13: 
9789004151598
Publication Date: 
September 2006
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Paperback
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xx, 244 pp.
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0074-8684
Volume: 
100

Edited by Richard L. Harris, California State University Moterey Bay, Seaside, CA and Melinda J. Seid, California State University Sacramento, CA

This book gives a critique of the contemporary global capitalist system and the adverse consequences suffered by the developing countries as a result of their 'integration' into this system. The current neoliberal paradigm of capitalist development as the only or the best alternative for the...
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Volume: 
79
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004118508
Publication date: 
June 2001
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Tukumbi Lumumba-Kasongo, Wells College, Aurora, NY

Most people believe that gradual reforms are better than revolutions. But developing countries are experiencing tension by the spread of communication technology and global liberalization of the market. Scholars from different countries examine the reforms, the tensions, and the needs.
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Volume: 
78
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004118478
Publication date: 
June 2000
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Wei-chin Lee, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC

This book examines the issues of democratic transition, political imprisonment and the political economy in Taiwan.
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Volume: 
77
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004118492
Publication date: 
November 2002
€67,00
$81.00

Jan-Willem Gerritsen

This book provides a historical and comparative overview describing the regulation of the use of alcohol and drugs (opiates) in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands. It explains the conditions and causes of the various regulatory regimes, such as the economic benefits reaped...
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Volume: 
76
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004116405
Publication date: 
May 2000
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Wil Arts, Tilburg University, the Netherlands

In today's European arts and sciences most of the time we see not only other, but also our own cultural traditions and the different forms of modernity like a dim image in a mirror. The question this book addresses is whether it is possible to get an almost face-to-face intimacy with various...
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Volume: 
75
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004115972
Publication date: 
January 2000
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Rubin Patterson, University of Toledo, Ohio

The theme of this book is threefold: 1) the proposition that no underdeveloped nation will be empowered to meet the needs and aspirations of its citizens without the adoption of advancing Science & Technology. 2) potentially the most enabling cluster of advanced technologies for development...
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Volume: 
74
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004114135
Publication date: 
July 1999
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by K. Ishwaran

This book was entirely conceived and developed by K. Ishwaran. The original concept was to combine two of Ishwaran’s major interests: comparative studies of the monastic systems of South Asia, and criticism of Western anthropological and sociological assumptions of tradition and modernity being...
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Volume: 
73
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004114128
Publication date: 
June 1999
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Proshanta K. Nandi, University of Illinois, Springfield, and Shahid M. Shahidullah, Virginia State University

The present volume has brought together leading scholars in the field to examine the concept of globalization, deliberate on the character of its multifaceted nature and expressions, and delineate its impact on the emerging world economy, politics, culture, and science.
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Volume: 
71
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004112476
Publication date: 
August 1998
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by James Sperling, University of Akron Yogendra Malik, University of Akron, and David Louscher, University of Akron

This volume addresses the problem of military and economic cooperation in the Asia-Pacific, particularly the prospects for amity and enmity in its four regional subsystems: Australasia, Southern Asia, Southeast Asia, and Northeast Asia.
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Volume: 
70
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004112186
Publication date: 
July 1998
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Masamichi Sasaki, Chuo University

Values and Attitudes across Nations and Time contributes to an ever-growing body of work focussing on the elucidation of variations in values and attitudes throughout the world - not only what they actually are, but also strategies for their detection, description and classification. Researchers...
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Volume: 
69
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004112193
Publication date: 
July 1998
€67,00
$81.00

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